Welcome to the Rollback: a frame-by-frame look back at our past week’s most notable news — and our favorite SRK articles — from December 21 to December 27, 2018!
Zavian “mushin_Z” Sildra, Editor-in-Chief:
If you want to see the best in Street Fighter, Capcom Cup does not disappoint. Itazan was near-unstoppable this year!
Something stinks on the intellectual property side for Dragon Ball FighterZ, potentially kneecapping the esports future of one of the best fighting games out there. However…
With their connection to the franchise and a litigious reputation, Toei was believed to be the culprit in the vanishing DBFZ events. It seems someone else is to blame.
Bafael continues to break down the individual character changes in the Season 4 balance patch for SFV, so you can stay on top of how the game has changed.
While it may appear that Capcom is backing off due to the bad press of their ill-conceived Sponsored Content, the mechanisms to deliver the content are still in the game, so don’t get your hopes up yet. More likely that new ads are on the way now that the CPT season is over.
Crow_Spaceboy, Assistant Editor:
I would like to pretend that this means SoulCalibur VI will get a TWT-esque tour, but I know better.
Considering everything else the roller does, I genuinely don’t understand the need to make these weird physics interactions.
Omen of Sorrow is doing DLC right.
Ultimate has a bright future if it can continue to develop interesting new tricks like this.
Merry Christmas SNK fans! There hasn’t been a better time to get into The King of Fighters XIV.
Catch up on what you may have missed in our prior SRK Rollback compilations.